A first in family programming for Black Swan and a much anticipated school holiday and family special – one for all to enjoy.
On his way to school, a young boy ﬁnds a red balloon tangled around a lamp post. Soon after rescuing it, the boy discovers the balloon has a mind of its own! Together, the boy and his balloon wander the streets, exploring the neighbourhood and searching for adventure.
Based on the Academy Award-winning short ﬁlm of the same name, The Red Balloon is the world premiere of the stage adaptation by Hilary Bell as conceived by emerging artist India Mehta.
The Red Balloon is aimed at children between 6 and 12 years of age, families and the young at heart.
Cast includes: Dylan Christidis, St John Cowcher, Ella Hetherington, Eloise Hunter, Rory McLaughlin, Ben Mortley, Sarah Nelson, Jack O'Neill and Katie Price.
Directed by Chrissie Parrott.
Designers: Creative Mentor Kate Cherry, Set & Costume Designer India Mehta, Sound Designer/Composer Ash Gibson Greig, Lighting Designer Trent Suidgeest.